The Ex Hall

2017 Ex Hall for Web

Just past the Arena, you’ll find the Ex Hall. The Ex Hall hosts a bunch of fun attractions and exhibitors– as well as the Joslyn Lounge and Creative Space. Need to rest? Stop by, grab some concessions, and have a seat at one of the large tables.

Arena-Side Entrance

PWP Live Pro Wrestling

Throughout the weekend, you can stop by and enjoy live wrestling matches courtesy of our friends at PWP Live Pro Wrestling. Between matches, you can still stop and chat with the guys at PWP Live and check out their merch table. Visit


Friday: 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 7:00 PM
In action: Pat Powers, Preston Maxwell, Zac James, The Fight and Flight Connection, Dalton Lee Roth, “The Karaoke King” Purple, Carson Rockwell, and already signed – ladies action!! “The Queen B” Brooke Valentine vs Sierra Avery, and much more!

Saturday: 10:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 4:00 PM
In action: Pat Powers, Preston Maxwell, Zac James, Joey Daniels, “The Karaoke King” Purple, Carson Rockwell, and already signed – Chris Havius vs Dalton Lee Roth, and much more!

Sunday: 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM
In action: Preston Maxwell, Joey Daniels, “The Karaoke King” Purple, Clay Cooper, Carson Rockwell, and already signed – Zac James vs Pat Powers, and much more!

Star Wars Costuming Clubs

The official Star Wars costuming clubs– the Mandalorian Mercs, 501st Legion, and the Rebel Legion– will have an interactive space with costumed characters. In addition to the Mandalorian Mercs bounty hunt jail for charity, there will be a Blast a Trooper game for charity.

Visit the Rebel Legion online | the Mandalorian Mercs | the 501st Legion

Joslyn Lounge and Creative Space

Anyone may come in and have a seat at the Joslyn Lounge area. It’s a great place to meet up with your party, have a snack from the concessions stand, and plan what to do next!

Feeling inspired from the fun and creative surroundings? Then consider taking part in a Joslyn Art Workshop. Representatives of the Joslyn Art Museum will be at O Comic Con to guide you through the creative process. Stop by their booth in the Ex Hall (EX37) to learn more. They provide all materials!

Joslyn Art Workshop Times

Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM
Sunday, July 9th at 1:00 PM

Panel Room-Side Entrance

CAPER-Cosplay-Hospital-BannerCAPER Costume and Prop Emergency Repair

Booths EX 1 & EX2. Is your wizard wand a bit wobbly? Did you tear a critical part of your cape? Are you in dire need of safety pins? The friendly and helpful Chris and R.J. will help you mend your costume or prop, free of charge.

Memories by Lisa Ann

Booths EX3 & EX4.  Photo Souvenir Booth with TARDIS Prop. “My name is Lisa Bell. Photography is a passion of mine. I have been a photographer in the Omaha area for 5 years.To me photographs are priceless, because they freeze moments in time for you to cherish forever. ”

Podcast Arcade

You’ve watched them on the YouTubes, heard them on the Podbeans and maybe have even seen them hosting a panel or two at O Comic Con. The Podcast Arcade is the home base for podcasters at OCC, hosted by our friends at Daydream Instruction Manual. They’ll be in the Ex Hall conducting interviews and promoting their shows. They love chatting with attendees, so why not stop by the Podcast Arcade and find some new podcast pals?

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Exhibitor Booths

  • EX13, EX14, and EX15. Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary. The Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary is a place where exotic animals and people come together through live interactive programs. Our animal ambassadors can help “tame” the curiosity of both kids and adults. Our goal is to excite the public and foster a desire to preserve and learn about the wildlife that we share this planet with. Our interactive programs provide an opportunity to meet, personally interact and make new friends with our animal ambassadors.  Exotic Wildlife Sanctuary is a USDA licensed and insured 501(c)(3) nonprofit wildlife sanctuary based in Cook County, Illinois. You can also attend an animal talk on Saturday all about Lucian.
  • EX16 & EX17. IBOT. Cosplay guests IBOT (Iron Brothers of Topeka) show off their massive metal creations. Read more about IBOT
  • EX18 Wetworks SFx Studios. Cosplay guest Benito Garcia of Wetworks SFx studios will have a display of their fun and freaky props and special effects. Read more about Benito Garcia
  • EX19 OhMy! Sophii. Cosplay guest OhMy! Sophii will be around to greet attendees when she’s not hosting panels about marketing and social media for creators. Read more about OhMy! Sophii
  • EX20 Chris “Papa Bear” English. Cosplay guest Chris “Papa Bear” English prefers to roam the halls in his custom creations, but when he’s not wowing attendees with his cosplay, he will be at Booth EX20. Read more about Chris “Papa Bear” English
  • EX21 Afterlanders. Wasteland-themed costuming club. Members craft and wear armor/clothing that suits post-apocalyptic scenarios.
  • EX22 Cosplay Gallifrey. Dr. Who-themed cosplay group.
  • EX23 Anime NebrasKon. Area anime convention with a 10-year + history.
  • EX24 Bluff City Masonic Lodge. Masonic Lodge serving Council Bluffs.
  • EX25 IKV Raptor’s Heart. Klingons in Omaha? Qapla’
  • EX26 Virtual Reality demos by Omaha Virtual Reality. We want to bring Omaha a true virtual reality experience!
  • EX27 Game Demos by Sony.
  • EX28 Game Demos by Nintendo.
  • EX29 – EX32 IPMS Fort Crook. Scale model club. Site of the Model Contest. Read more about the Model Contest here, and make sure to come by and vote for the People’s Choice Award.
  • EX33 Boy Scouts of America, Mid-America Council.
  • EX34 Girl Scouts, Spirit of Nebraska.
  • EX35 Film Streams. Film Streams is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in Omaha, Nebraska. Our mission is to enhance the cultural environment of the Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area through the presentation and discussion of film as an art form.
  • EX36 Renaissance Festival of Nebraska. Held annually at the Bellevue Berry & Pumpkin Ranch.
  • EX37 Joslyn Art Museum. Representatives from the Joslyn will be hosting Art Workshops in the Joslyn Creative Space and Lounge. When they’re between sessions, you can catch them here and learn about upcoming programs and exhibits at the Joslyn.
  • EX38 The Artist Jam. Hosted by Fredd Gorham and Krypton Comics, the Artist Jam is a staple of the Omaha art community. Held the third Saturday of each month, the Artist Jam is a space for artists of all stripes to work, network, and hang out with other creative folks. Artist Jam members will be available to encourage attendees in the Joslyn Lounge and Creative Space to pause for a few busy moments and do a little drawing.
  • EX39 Starfleet. International Star Trek fan club.
  • EX40 Extra Life. Charity gaming organization that recruits gamers to play for friend and family sponsorships. Proceeds benefit the Children’s Miracle Network.
  • EX41 & EX42 Pinot’s Palette. Discover a new way to unwind with your friends. Reconnect over your favorite beverages while a local artist guides you through painting your own masterpiece. The Pinot’s Palette booth will be hosting three large collaborative paintings, one each day of the con. Stop by and unlock your inner artiste!
  • EX43 & EX44 LEGO. Model display by area LEGO enthusiasts.